Seminar

30 March 2017, 19.00

Text

Camila Sposati and Falke Pisano, Lundu (Rugendas), 2017

As part of the exhibition To Seminar, BAK organizes a series of performances, talks, and public meetings inquiring how learning about, with, and through art can become a collective practice of thinking and acting out imaginaries alternative to those of the crises-ridden contemporary.

On Thursday 30 March 2017 BAK organizes the seminar Text, a discussion with Job Koelewijn, Falke Pisano, and Mick Wilson, moderated by Vivian Sky Rehberg. Updating the concept of the seminar, this discussion takes the notion of the text from “To the Seminar” by Roland Barthes (1974) from a present-day perspective. The exhibition works by Job Koelewijn, Falke Pisano, and Mick Wilson elucidate the conversation.

Suggestions from the archive

Book Launch

Education Program

26 October–30 November 2020

Course: Art as Politics [Rerun on Request]

Due to popular demand, BAK Public Studies offers yet another rerun of the online course Art as Politics, taking place on the following dates: 26 October & 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30 November 2020. This digital extension of BAK Public Studies, taught by Maria Hlavajova, is prompted by the urgency to continue collective thinking through, learning about, and imagining critical, politically-informed artistic practices that grasp—and intervene into—the present.

Exhibition

30 September–11 October 2020

HKU MA Fine Art Graduation Show: If Not Now

From 30 September–11 October 2020, BAK, basis voor actuele kunst, Utrecht hosts If Not Now, the graduation exhibition of the 2018−2020 MA Fine Art class of HKU University of the Arts Utrecht, curated by Katia Krupennikova.